Catholic Bishop Leads Prayer in F.C.

April 5, 2017 8:41 PM0 comments

This Tuesday, Bishop Michael F. Burbidge of the Catholic Diocese of Arlington led 50 people in prayer outside the Falls Church Healthcare Center on S. Washington Street, an abortion clinic in Falls Church. Bishop prayed the Rosary then addressed the group. “Thank you for what you do … to transform […]

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F.C. Chamber Celebrates 70 Years, Award Winners at Annual Gala

April 6, 2017 11:36 AM0 comments

A very strong turnout of Falls Church business, civic and government leaders donned their finest to dine and mix socially at the 70th annual Platinum Ball gala of the Falls Church Chamber of Commerce held at the Fairview Marriott last Saturday night. Awards were presented to Kieran Sharpe (Pillar of the Community), […]

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School Funding Issues Dominate As F.C. Budget Decision Nears

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As the deadline looms for the adoption of the next fiscal year’s budget for the City of Falls Church and its schools, all the attention is focused on the places where proposed expenses are going to require up to a four-cent increase in the real estate tax rate.

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Dr. Peter Noonan Named New F.C. Schools’ Superintendent

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The Falls Church School Board met briefly Tuesday night for what amounted to a ceremonial unanimous vote to formally hire Dr. Peter Noonan, current superintendent of the Fairfax City school system, as the ninth superintendent of the Falls Church City Schools.

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FOOD NEWS: Taco Bamba Earns RAMMY Nod, F.C. Distillers Draws Closer & Free Empanadas

April 5, 2017 7:53 PM0 comments

  F.C.’s Taco Bamba Earns ‘Favorite Fast Bite’ RAMMY Nod The finalists for the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington’s annual RAMMY awards were announced Monday and, once again, a Falls Church favorite snagged an honor. The Pimmit Hills taqueria Taco Bamba is the sole F.C. representative in 2017, having been nominated […]

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Missing Elderly Man Found; Returned Home

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UPDATE: The missing endangered 81-year-old man was located in Fairfax City around 8 p.m. tonight (April 5). He was in good health and has been reunited with family at home. Fairfax County Police are searching for an elderly McLean man who was reported missing last night, police said Wednesday. James […]

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F.C. School Board Votes Unanimously To Hire New Superintendent

April 4, 2017 10:28 PM0 comments

The Falls Church School Board voted unanimously Tuesday to formally hire Dr. Peter Noonan, current superintendent of the Fairfax City school system, as the ninth superintendent of the Falls Church City Schools.

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New Charges for Man Arrested for Impersonating Police in Falls Church

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The FBI filed new charges Monday against Itai Ozderman, the former Washington Post employee arrested last month for impersonating an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent in Falls Church. The additional charges, filed in Arlington County Circuit Court, include two counts of impersonating a law enforcement officer and one count of […]

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Falls Church Honors Crossing Guard’s 50 Years of Service

April 3, 2017 4:14 PM0 comments

For the past 50 years, commuters have passed through Falls Church and for the past 50 years, Janet Haines made sure each one of them came to a halt at the intersection of Broad and Spring Streets in the Little City.

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F.C. Annual Easter Egg Hunt Set April 15

March 30, 2017 12:10 PM0 comments

The 2017 City of Falls Church Annual Easter Egg Hunt, hosted by the City’s Recreation and Parks Department, will take place in Cherry Hill Park on Saturday, April 15 at 10 a.m. Event organizers encourage people to get there early and to walk or carpool. Children ages 11 and younger […]

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